budget backpacking

Crossing Borders: Guatemala to Mexico and Back Again

Crossing Borders: Guatemala to Mexico and Back Again

Those on a budget will be glad to know that, with a little advance planning, you can cross the two of the main borders between Mexico and Guatemala on your own and for a fraction of the price offered on private shuttles.

what do things cost in ecuador?

what do things cost in ecuador?

Part of our 'what do things cost?' series, this article outlines the typical costs in Ecuador for a budget backpacker, to allow us (and you) to make a comparison of living and travel costs across Latin America.

what we spent in colombia

what we spent in colombia

We fell in love with Colombia but that didn't mean our budget fell by the wayside. Although we came in under budget for our stay, this would have been very difficult without a five week stay in Medellin. Here's our breakdown for our 3-month stay.

what do things cost in colombia?

what do things cost in colombia?

Part of our 'what do things cost?' series, this article outlines the typical costs in Colombia for a budget backpacker, to allow us (and you) to make a comparison of living and travel costs across Latin America.